Eros to co-produce two Tamil movies with RV Films

MUMBAI: In a move to expand its presence in the South via content driven cinema, Eros International has joined hands with RV Films to co-produce two Tamil movies namely - Perai Thedia Natkal and Enkitta Mothathe.


Eros, which plans to release the movies by the end of the year, will also be looking at launching new talent in these ventures. 


Having previously worked as a writer and creative associate of the critically acclaimed Vidiyum Munn and co-director of the forthcoming Yagavarayinum Naa Kakka, Abraham Prabhu will make his directorial debut with Perai Thedia Natkal, a romantic drama starring Ashok Selvan. The remaining cast of the film would be announced soon.


On the other hand, Enkitta Mothanthe is an action drama starring Natarajan Subramaniyam Rajaji, Vijay Murugan and Radha Ravi and will be directed by Ramu Chellappa, who has previously worked as an assistant director on projects such as Kedi Billa Killadi Renga, Mayakkam Enna and Pasanga amongst others. 


With Enkitta Mothanthe, Chellappa makes his debut as director amassing his nine years of experience as an AD. The film was flagged off on 22 May, 2015 in the presence of the entire cast at Velco theatre in Anakaputhur.


Eros International SVP - business development Sagar Sadhwani said, “These films are in line with our strategy to promote rightly priced, strong content driven films. With plans to expand in the southern markets, apart from our marquee releases, we want to back projects with fresh concepts and scripts that help recognize promising talent in the industry. By supporting such cinema, we want to encourage emerging talent to align with our vision of presenting quality cinema.”

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